STARability Foundation CEO selected for Leadership Collier™

Karen Govern, STARability Foundation CEO, has been selected as a member of Leadership Collier Class of 2021. Leadership Collier was formed by the Greater Naples Chamber in 1988 to develop a network of informed citizens prepared to assume leadership roles in our community. The Chamber believes knowledge is a key element and prime motivator of.

PANIRA Healthcare now offering free and affordable COVID-19 testing to help keep the community healthy and safe

PANIRA Healthcare is now offering affordable COVID-19 testing with both the molecular rapid test and antibody testing through the support of a Collier Cares Grant. For those who qualify, the testing will be free of charge. The team at PANIRA Healthcare advises individuals who are experiencing any coronavirus symptoms such as fever or chills, cough,.

Mother and Daughter relaunch virtual solutions business to fill need

Where there is a need, there is a solution and a business opportunity, says Rose Young, founder of TOP Virtual Solutions & Services. Young, who is contracted employee of the Collier County Sheriff’s Office, established her business in 2018 as a result of watching women leaving jail but having no means of employment or a.

Help a Diabetic Child Foundation to hold Inaugural Golf Scramble Fundraiser on November 8th

Help a Diabetic Child (HADC) is excited to announce their Inaugural Golf Scramble Fundraiser will be held on Sunday, November 8 at Old Corkscrew Golf Club. The event is being held to raise funds to help local families afford medical care and insulin for their children who have diabetes. “We want to do all we.

Preferred Travel of Naples collected over $2500 worth of school supplies for Immokalee Children

(Naples, FL – August 25, 2020) Back to school is a little different this year than in years past, however the need is the same for children living in Immokalee. Aware of the need, Preferred Travel of Naples collected school supplies and backpacks during the months of July and August. With the efforts of staff,.

Emmanuel Community Park joined CCSO to create a “Kids Love Fishing” event for local children

(Naples/Golden Gate Estates, FL – August 5, 2020) Emmanuel Community Park was the site of a “Kids Love Fishing” event in July at the park’s freshwater lake. Rev. Will Kittinger, Associate Pastor at Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Naples, along with Deacon Dee Schleutker, worked in partnership with the Collier County Sheriff’s Office (CCSO) to bring.

Placeres, President of Preferred Travel, joins the Travel + Leisure Travel Advisory Board

(Naples, FL – August 17, 2020) Preferred Travel of Naples is honored to announce Olga Placeres, President of Preferred Travel, has been invited to join the Travel + Leisure Travel Advisory Board. The Travel + Leisure Travel Advisory Board is a select group of 27 of the country’s top travel advisors. As part of an.

Preferred Travel of Naples is collecting backpacks and school supplies for school children in Immokalee

(Naples, FL – July 13, 2020) Preferred Travel of Naples will be collecting backpacks and school supplies now through August 4. The items will be distributed to underserved children in Immokalee by Reach Assembly Church on Saturday, August 8. Due to social distancing, donors are asked to leave items in a basket that has been.

Beautiful Health was first ribbon cutting for Blue Zones Project® SWFL since COVID shutdown

(Naples, FL – June 18, 2020) Beautiful Health celebrated their Blue Zones recognition with a ribbon cutting ceremony on June 11. The event was captured live on Facebook by the staff of Blue Zones Project® Southwest Florida. “The Blue Zones Project® and Power 9 principles are so important to a happy and healthy life and.